A leading international business, with a UK Office based in Southampton, are seeking to recruit a Qualified Financial Controller. Reporting to the Head of Finance this is a newly created role to bolster the reporting and analytical capabilities of the finance team whilst also deputising for the Head of Finance whilst they undertake a range of projects.
Working as part of a small team this is a broad role with responsibility for driving the monthly reporting process including leading the planning process and taking an active role in actual reporting decisions. Other key tasks will include leading operational analysis and budgeting and forecasting.
The successful candidate will be a fully qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) ideally who has gained a broad suite of skills and experience within a commercial business, although a candidate seeking to move from accountancy practice may be considered. A positive personality and the ability to communicate at all levels across the business would be advantageous. Previous experience in the logistics/distribution sector would be beneficial as would good systems skills.
You are required to be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction.
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